The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has made a significant medical breakthrough in determining a possible cause of myocarditis, thanks to the research done by Dr. Silvio Antoniak.  The Myocarditis Foundation awarded a Research Fellowship Grant to Dr. Antoniak at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) in 2009.  Since then, Dr. Anotniak has made significant strides in his research and has had several publications related to his research.

Dr. Silvio Antoniak in officeThe most recent accomplishment of Dr. Antoniak’s is his work on a major medical breakthrough published by UNC Health Care and School of Medicine publication.  To read about this medical breakthrough, click here.

The Myocarditis Foundation congratulates Dr. Antoniak on his success and ongoing dedication to bringing answers to the field of myocarditis through his important research.  The Myocarditis Foundation is proud to be supporting and funding this type of high-quality science and research.  It is with the hard work and determination of these dedicated scientists and researchers like Dr. Antoniak that we are able to provide answers to the many questions that myocarditis presents to families around the world every day.


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